Discovering Garden Ecology

Your garden is a critical piece of a larger ecosystem that supports wildlife, provides important…
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Location
Mt. Cuba Center
Date
Friday, May 14
Time
10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Mt Cuba IN Wilmington DE

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Date
Friday, May 14
Time
10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Location

Mt. Cuba Center

Event Type
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$59

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Your garden is a critical piece of a larger ecosystem that supports wildlife, provides important food webs, and contributes to clean water and healthy soil. Through lectures, on-site walks, and outdoor activities, learn how to link your yard with surrounding plant and animal communities using basic ecological principles. Leave with a suite of ecofriendly tools to be a more sustainable gardener and work in harmony with nature to improve vitally important habitats. Please bring your lunch.

This program takes place in-person Friday, May 14 (Rain Date: Thursday, May 21).

About the Instructor:

Sylvan Kaufman, PhD is an adjunct professor at George Washington University, a Science Adviser to Adkins Arboretum, and participates on the Maryland Invasive Species Council. She consults, writes, and teaches ecology, botany, and landscape restoration classes.